Welcome to CASN

The Charlotte Area Science Network is a collaboration of leaders in the science community working together to foster community, education, and industry partnerships to promote science for life in the Charlotte area. This site is currently undergoing a major overhaul, please don’t mind our dust.


Check out the latest news from CASN.

  • Science Cafe

    April 12, 2017 5:30 pm Location: UNC Charlotte Center City Room 904 The Charlotte Area Science Network presents a Science Cafe discussion with Meredith Hebden, Van Landingham Glen Manager for the UNC Charlotte Botanical Gardens and a botanic/floral art photographer.  See her work in the Projective Eye Gallery at UNC Charlotte Center City.  Reception is at 5:30 […]

  • Science Forum

    A CASN Science Forum is planned for the Fall of 2017. Details are forthcoming.

  • North Carolina Science Olympiad

    NCSO :: North Carolina Science Olympiad :: State Tournament Announcements Sign up to be part of the NCSO State tournament April 22, 2017. Sign up to volunteer at this link.    

  • Video

    What is STEM? It’s the acronym for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. But while kindergarten through 12th grade education usually focuses on science or mathematics in isolation, all four of these disciplines are closely intertwined in the real world. Imagine if K-12 students were taught in ways that highlighted these connections, making their education more relevant to their lives and opening doors to new and exciting careers. Watch this video and tell us what you think!

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